Africa opportunities

Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship

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It can be difficult for writers, before they become established, to write while simultaneously earning a living. To help meet this need the MMF annually awards a small number of Morland Writing...

The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation 2021

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The Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation, founded by the Royal Academy of Engineering, is Africa’s biggest prize dedicated to engineering innovation. It awards crucial commercialisation support...

MEA Seed Challenge

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L’objectif de ce challenge est de donner à des entrepreneurs en Afrique et au Moyen-Orient,  les moyens de se lancer et de se développer. Il s’adresse à des projets en phase...

Isu Elihle Awards 2020

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MMA’s awards seek to give children a voice and highlight the status of children in our continent. Journalists are encouraged to submit their story ideas and these can be targeted at any mainstream...

Gray Matters Capital c 2020

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Are women and girls crucial to, and an intentional part of your business model? Does your enterprise work towards creating improved and sustainable futures for women and girls? If yes, then apply...

4ème édition de l’École d’été en études africaines et études de région en Afrique

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Thème: L'ordre normatif dans les études africaines Lieu : Dakar, Sénégal Date : 14-18 septembre 2020 Délai des candidatures : 17 juillet 2020 L'objectif fondamental de l'Ecole d'été est de...

Concours international ARCHIGENIEUR AFRIQUE

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Le CONCOURS INTERNATIONAL ARCHIGENIEUR AFRIQUE est un événement biennal, né de la volonté partagée par l'association AFRIKArchi de développer l’enseignement et la profession de...

Prince Bernhard Nature Fund supporting Nature Conservation Worldwide

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The PBNF supports small, preferably local initiatives worldwide towards the conservation of endangered species (flora & fauna), or initiatives that in other ways promote the conservation and wise...

Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship

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£18,000, paid monthly over the course of twelve months
It can be difficult for writers, before they become established, to write while simultaneously earning a living. To help meet this need the MMF annually awards a small number of Morland Writing...

The Noel Buxton Trust Grant

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£5,000 per year
Trustees would like to focus their limited funds on economic development rather than service provision.  Trustees  favour work such as small business support and training, and  microfinance in...

Money Trail: exposing illicit finance

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50.000 euro
Only intercontinental journalist teams consisting of at least one African, one Asian and/or one European journalist are eligible to apply. Each team must consist of journalists from at least two...

The Future Awards Africa

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The awards celebrate young people between the ages of 18 and 31, who have made outstanding achievement in the year under consideration. Forbes has described the awards as “Most important awards for...

2020 prize is Education

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The Prize is to be awarded to individuals or institutions who through their research projects or initiatives have made significant advancement within one or more of the following areas (or other...


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Partnership is at the core of Power Africa. Bringing cleaner, more efficient electricity to sub-Saharan Africa requires new model of development —  linking public and private sector goals and...

The Caine Prize for African Writing

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The Caine Prize for African Writing is a literature prize awarded to an African writer of a short story published in English. The prize was launched in 2000 to encourage and highlight the richness and...

Small conservation grants

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1,500 euro
The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) provides financial resources to early career scientists/conservationists and non-profit organizations to carry out vital field conservation and research work in...

Conservation Fund - Awards

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ABC Conservation Awards - Maximum Grant £3,000 The Club aims to encourage as wide a range of ideas as possible, and funds approximately 10-15 Conservation Awards each year. Many different types of...

Farm Radio International

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Our mission: We support African broadcasters to provide radio services that share knowledge with, and amplify the voices of, small-scale farmers, their families, and their communities. Our vision:...

FEMNET Development and Communication Network

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FEMNET is a pan-African feminist network of over 750 women’s rights organizations that has been mobilizing and connecting, strengthening capacities, informing and sharing experiences to promote...